Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society (U.S.)
Found in 15876 Collections and/or Records:
Overview Group portrait of the 1900 Pi Beta Phi sorority. Visible in back row, left to right (according to inscription, 1901 Kynewisbok), Reba Brewster, Isadore Van Gilder, Ellen Anderson, Nanaruth Taggart, Anna Berry, Marguerite Dyer. Bottom row, left to right, Mary Traylor, Alice Richardson, Bertha Brooks, Ethel Antrim, Agnes Glasgow, Grace Cockle, Lida Burkhart, Mabel Wheeler.
Overview Panoramic view of the tents, three buildings and the farm at the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society (JCRS). Various people are standing in front of the tents and buildings. The JCRS was a sanatorium for tuberculosis patients that was founded in 1904 by a group of immigrant Jewish workingmen along with the support of several leading physicians and rabbis in Denver, Colorado. The sanatorium was located on West Colfax Avenue just outside of Denver. In 1954 the institution changed its mission to...
Overview Typed telegram to JCRS in Denver from A. Appel in Brooklyn with heading that states, "POSTAL TELEGRAPH COMMERCIAL CABLES CLARENCE H. MACKAY" dated October 31st, 1908. The telegram states, "Please bury body of Isador [sic] Appel according to Jewish laws." The telegram is not signed but Anna Appel is typed at the bottom.
Dates: 1908 October 31
Overview The attendees at a 50th birthday celebration dinner in honor of Rubin Schwartz in New York City at the Hotel Commodore on November 30, 1946 are shown sitting at tables.
Dates: 1946 November 30
Overview 75th Anniversary Celebration of the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society (JCRS). Esther Winocur is pictured on the far left. The JCRS was a sanatorium for tuberculosis patients that was founded in 1904 by a group of immigrant Jewish workingmen along with the support of several leading physicians and rabbis in Denver, Colorado.
Dates: 1979 September
Overview Art book with black cover written and designed by Jose A. Barrientos, a student in Martin Mendelsberg's Visual Sequencing class at Rocky Mountain School of Art and Design. Based on a tuberculosis patient at the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society.
Overview Art book with white paper with milk bottle design written and designed by Jamie M. Sieb, 2009, a student in Martin Mendelsberg's Visual Sequencing class at Rocky Mountain School of Art and Design. Based on the life of Rabbi Hirsch Kraus, a tuberculosis patient at JCRS. Only has information on the Morris Robinson of Robinson Dairy.
Overview Application for admittance to JCRS filled out by hand in ink by A. Richman. Information on the form includes his age, birthplace, occupation, residence, marital status, children's ages, membership to beneficial societies and lodges, nearest relatives, and signed by A. Richman. At the bottom of the page, under "Recommendation," are two names and addresses. The first reads "Name [illegible] Reichman, Address 3241 Canejos Pl." The second reads "Name J Cohen, Address 1424 Irving St." The back of...
Dates: 1908 December 29
Overview JCRS Application for Admittance filled out in ink for Patient #956 A. Tarashinsky "[t]o the Executive Committee of the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society, Denver, Colorado" dated "Nov 7 1908" [sic]. The application includes patient's name, sex, age, occupation, residential information, medical information, marital status, number and ages of children, and nearest relatives or friends; "Wife - Rebecca 205 E. 7th St. New York, Sister- Mrs. M. Kanevsky 330 Winton St. Philadelphia Pa" and the...
Dates: 1908 November 07
Overview Application for admittance to JCRS filled out by hand in ink for Aaron Agreen. Information on the form includes his age, birth place, occupation, residence, marital status, children's ages, nearest relatives, and signed by Aaron Agreen. The back of the form has section entitled "Report of Medical Examiner," which is dated July 24, 1908 and states that the applicant is suffering from the arrest [illegible] stage of pulmonary tuberculosis. Remarks read "Sclerosis (bronchial breathing) upper...
Dates: 1908 July 23